Community Events

Past Events

5K Run and Fun Walk

Test your endurance at the Shannock Valley Community Festival's Annual 5K race.

The race follows a hilly, rolling course through Main Street and around the town of Rural Valley, PA. 

Mountain Bike Race

The course is appoximately 18 miles with awards given to top 3 men and women in various categories.  

This course consists of 10 miles of gravel roads, 8 miles of single and double track, pipeline right of ways, lots of hills.

Annual Car Show

Cars, Bikes, Trucks, Etc... ALL WELCOME


Parade registration begins at the same location in Merideth/Numine, PA. like prior years

Talent Show

Age Groups: 1-5, 6-7, 8-12, 13-17, Adult Solo 18 and Older, and Family / Group

Rules & Regulations: (1) 3 minute maximiun (2) Make Appropriate for All Ages (3) Bring Your Own Materials (4) Be Prepared and "Have Fun"

Pet Contest

A 6 category event. Events range from "Best Matched Pet" to "Most Patriotic Pet and Owner"

Lets have a great time watching owners and their pets have fun bonding and showing off their talents together.

Chili Cook-Off

Have your chili heated up and ready for sampling. You will need to bring a means of heating your chili and keeping it hot.

Festival attendees willing to participate will have one vote each and get to sample every Chef’s chili. An estimated 2 gallons of chili will be needed per contestant.

Votes will be tallied and the top Chef along with 2 runner ups will be announced from the main stage.

Corn Hole Tournament

Cornhole, also known bag or sack toss, is a game where players take turns throwing small bags of corn kernels into a hole from a distance.

Cash Prize For 1st and 2nd place winners

Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest

From completion of each piece until night time - View the artwork and cast your "People's Choice" vote


Mark off numbers on your card for a chance to be a winner!

Check flyer for date and time for BINGO event.